Diversity has been a hot topic in the entertainment industry for many years. Be it award shows, casting, or the story chosen to be told, some people are working tirelessly to make the film industry better reflect the real world. Billy Eichner recently made film history for the LGBTQ community in some impressive regard with his upcoming film Brothers.
Billy Eichner created and starred in Funny Or Die’s ‘Billy on the Street’
Eicher is an actor, comedian and producer. He is best known for his work on and starring in Funny Or Die billy on the street. It is a comedy game show where Eicher explores the streets of New York City to ask random people questions related to pop culture. Since then billy on the street Left truTV, it exists as short-form web content.
Eicher’s career has spanned film and fictional television shows. he acted Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising as Oliver Studebaker and in 2019 The Lion King voicing Timon, but Eicher has more television credits to his name. can be seen in parks and Recreation as Craig Middlebrook Bob’s Burgers Voiced by, and starring Mr. Ambrose American Horror Story: Creed And Apocalypse. Lastly, he has also been a guest judge. RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 10.
Billy Eichner’s ‘bros’ makes history books
Hollywood Reporter announced that Eicher Brothers History is being made in different ways. First, he is already known as an openly gay man, having co-written and starred in his own major Hollywood studio film. he co-wrote Brothers With Nicholas Stoller. Stoller will also direct and executive produce with Judd Apatow, Eicher and Josh Church. Universal Pictures is distributing the film.
other thing, Brothers The first feature to feature an all-LGBTQ principal cast. Openly LGBTQ actors will also play heterosexual characters.
Finally, Brothers Makes the history books the first gay romantic comedy of any major studio. THR describes it as, “A smart, sleazy, and heartfelt comedy about two gay men (Eicher, Luke MacFarlane) stumbling towards love, maybe. Maybe. They’re both too busy.”
The cast includes Eicher MacFarlane, TS Madison, Miss Lawrence, RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 13 winners Simone, Guillermo Diaz and Guy Branum.
‘Browse’ may revolutionize the romantic comedy genre
NS Brothers The casting announcement is huge news. It’s a step forward with regards to the LGBTQ cast and film. However, this does not mean that the fight for diversity in the media stops. This is just a step in the right direction. However, it is worth celebrating. It’s shocking that a major Hollywood studio had to commit to such a project by 2021.
Hopefully, this is the first of many LGBTQ narratives that Hollywood allows through the gates. Brothers May inspire more openly LGBTQ actors to have the opportunity to star in more roles across the industry. Brothers The romantic comedy has the potential to make serious waves within the genre and the industry as a whole. Stay tuned for more information as it becomes available.
Brothers It is slated to release exclusively in cinemas on 12 August 2022.
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